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LHS Daily Announcements Friday, December 2, 2016 Our purpose is that Linton High School will graduate productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our motto is LHS Learn to go further. Honor each other in all you do. Strive to be your best. Word of the Week: Antiquated - so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period. Attention sophomores, juniors, and seniors: if you added yearbook to your schedule for the next school year, you must pick up an application from Mrs. Lynn. Space in yearbook class is limited. MARS Ticket Winners for November are: Sadie Sarris, Bruce Wayne Palmer, Ali Lacer, Dominick Bell, Gregory Pearson. Please see Mrs. Meng in Guidance to receive your prize. Attention All High School Girls -- Applications for the Linton Freedom Festival Pageant are now available. Young ladies who are 17-20 years of age will compete for the Queens title and those 13-16 years of age will compete for the Princess title. Be sure to stop by the Guidance Office and pick up an entry form. The entry must be completed and returned by Wed., March 22, 2017. The winners will be crowned on Sat., June 3, 2017 at the Linton Freedom Festival Scholarship Pageant. Attention Jr. Civitan Members -- Volunteers are needed tomorrow, Dec. 3rd for the Chili Supper at the Roy Clark Community Building at 5pm. Please contact Trent if youre able to volunteer. (There will also be an Ugly Sweater Contest Saturday for anyone volunteering that wants to participate.) The Bell Ringing sign-up sheet is still in the HS office. Bell Ringing will be tomorrow at Wal-mart. Please come and sign-up! Attention FFA members -- FFA Fruit delivery will be Tuesday, December 6th. Please make sure you have a plan to pick up your fruit after school that day. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Hill before December 6th. This is a reminder for students who will be taking the ECA exam: The English ECA will be given on December 5th and 6th in Periods 1 and 2. The Math ECA will be given on December 7th and 8th in Periods 2 and 3. Students taking the test need to have their fully charged Chromebook and be ready to take the test in the downstairs computer lab. Upcoming events: December 11 - Winter HS Band & Choir Concert - 2-4pm - Auditeria December 20 - End of the 2nd 9 Weeks Grading Period December 21 - January 1 - Christmas Break Reminders: Attendance Line -- The High School attendance line for you to call in your student's absence is (812) 512-9052...just follow the prompt. You may also call 847-6024 if you cant get through to the attendance line and leave a message. Please remember you need to call your student in for illnesses or appointments before 9am. Homework is listed on Harmony daily, so your student can make up all the work when they return. Please remember to send doctor excuse slips within 48 hours of absence. Excuses can also be faxed to 847-6037. If the excuse is not received within 48 hours, then they will not be certified. You also need to call the office if your student is late or not coming in at all. We always need to make sure your student is accounted for. Students -- This is a reminder that once you arrive on school grounds you are not allowed to leave without permission from the office. Lunch -- Lunch/take-out food items cannot be brought in by parents/guardians during the school day at any time, due to students safety and health. If your child forgot theirs, they will be able to have a lunch tray from the cafeteria. Lockers -- You are not to go to your lockers or to the 2nd floor until 7:45am. Also, you are not allowed to take backpacks and bags to periods 1-6. You may take them to period 7 so you can get to your bus on time. Water -- You are allowed to carry bottled water with you throughout the day, however other drinks are not allowed except during lunch. Deliveries -- Please note that we do NOT accept flowers, candy, or balloon deliveries at school.